You’re doing something you never thought you would do – thinking
about applying for
Social Security Disability (SSDI). It’s something you didn’t put much thought into while
you were healthy and able to work, but now that it’s an option,
you’re very thankful for it.
When you first considered applying for SSDI, you couldn’t believe
you were thinking about it. After all, you never expected to deal with
a disabling condition, at least not until you were much older. Yet, here you are.
You’re a realist and you understand that sometimes bad things happen
to good people. As you’ve been researching SSDI, you’ve been
running across stories online and in the media, that say applying for
SSDI is a long process and only a select few are approved.
Sure, you’ve heard these horror stories for years, but you never
paid close attention before, because you never though you would actually
need SSDI benefits yourself.
Perhaps you were good about planning for the unexpected. You worked hard
to climb the corporate ladder. When you got married, you and your spouse
together earned a comfortable living.
Your Life Changed After the Accident
You and your spouse owned a home, travelled every year, and even sent two
kids to college – but after a car wreck everything changed unexpectedly.
auto accident, something happened. You started to show signs of a traumatic brain injury.
You couldn’t remember things, and you had a hard time walking. After
being referred to a neurosurgeon, he explained what was happening to your
body. If you wanted to continue living, you’d have to undergo brain surgery.
After multiple brain surgeries over a period of three years, your spouse
became your full-time caregiver. As a result, your savings was depleted
and your financial safety net was gone.
Finally, here you are. You’re ready to apply for SSDI. You’d
like to apply yourself, but you’re not in the best mental state
because of your brain injury. After friends and family recommended you
hire an attorney, you began searching and eventually you ended up reading
If you’re not in the best mental state to tackle the lengthy SSDI
application, we encourage you to
contact our firm to speak with a Dallas SSDI lawyer!
After spending years in the workforce and contributing to the Federal Insurance
Compensation Act (FICA), you deserve to receive disability benefits in
your time of need!